Editorials

Finding senior housing solutions

According to the Clark County Commission on Aging, during the next 15 years this area will see a major surge in the number of residents who are ages 60 and older.

Fire sprinkler ordinance just makes sense

The process of making the installation of residential fire sprinkler systems into a main-stream feature of newly built homes in Camas has been a slow process.

Volunteer work makes an impact

On Friday, Pres. Barack Obama designated April 10-16 National Volunteer Week. It's an effort to recognize the selfless work of those who, through small and large acts of kindness alike, spend their time to help others.

Protecting and preserving an open space jewel

Camas is home to some of the most beautiful parks and trails in Clark County.

A vision to create something special

On the April 1 First Friday, the Downtown Camas Association will be leading a celebration of the city's history. Highlighted will be Operation 4-Sight, an effort that began more than 50 years. Business leaders hoped to improve the look of the historic district to draw and retain shoppers.

Grant would boost Unite’s impact

Members of the UNITE! Washougal Community Coalition are enthusiastically awaiting word on its application to receive a five-year $625,000 federal Drug-Free Communities grant. It's money that has the potential to have a very significant impact on the incredible work already being done by this grass-roots, community-based and intensely-focused organization.

Jump into the Spring Sports Preview

The winter high school sports season ended with a major splash of orange and black as the Washougal High School girls basketball team made history when the Panthers captured a fourth-place trophy in the 2A state tournament at the Yakima Sun Dome.

Free clinic organizers look to take the next step

On a national level, providing citizens with affordable health care is an issue that is being tackled by some of the country's most powerful leaders.

More work ahead for Camas School District

The ballots have been counted, and the Camas School District received more than enough support to overwhelmingly pass its Feb. 9 special election bond measure.

Is sleep a key?

Sleep.